Saturday Scores: Lumberjacks roll to weekend sweep
October 21, 2018
Bailey Sommers had 9 points in a weekend sweep.
Saturday's Box Scores
Maine Wild 2 @ Long Beach Sharks 4 - Noah Carlock was the star Saturday for the Long Beach Sharks after he scored two 3rd period goals that lifted the Sharks over the Wild 4-2. Tied going into the 3rd period, the Sharks were able to pull away with the help of Carlock and goaltender Nathan Darren who recorded his 3rd win of the season. Avery Matthews and Cade Lambdin each had two-point nights for the Sharks scoring a goal and an assist. Kyle Weeks and Jeff Murphy scored the goals for the Wild in the loss.
Atlanta Capitals 5 @ Louisiana Drillers 3 - The Atlanta Capitals were able to overcome an early two goal deficit Saturday night in their 5-3 win over the Louisiana Drillers. Trailing 3-1 heading into the 2nd period, the Capitals scored three unanswered goals in the middle frame. Jason Ladzinski led the way for the Capitals scoring two goals and dishing out an assist. Broady Nielsen also had himself a three-point night recording a goal and two assists in the win. Leo LaPata earned his 5th win of the season making 30 saves. The Capitals were able to prevail despite getting outshot in the contest 33-25.
Binghamton Junior Senators 14 @ Niagara Fallas PowerHawks 3 - It was a dominating win for the Senators Saturday night in their 14-3 pounding of the PowerHawks. Markus Cook was the star of the game for the Senators scoring a whopping six goals in the win. Greg Simmons followed his lead scoring a hat-trick of his own. Zach Bell was the playmaker recording an incredible eight assists in the rout. Thomas Liebold dished five assists of his own. The Senators heavily outshot the PowerHawks 105-14. Jacob Robertson recorded two goals in the loss for the PowerHawks.
New England Stars 7 @ Cape Cod Islanders 2 - The New England Stars shook off a slow start Saturday night, eventually turning it on in the 2nd period and defeating the Cape Cod Islanders 7-2. Zachary Burnham led the way for the Stars scoring two goals and an assist. Jake Marini, Wilson James, Derek Lovejoy, and Michael Lempiainen all had three-point nights for the Stars as well. Goaltender Timothy Pesek remained perfect on the season making 26 saves in the win. Leevi Kervinen and Matthew Hinckley scored the goals for the Islanders.
Texas Brahmas 17 @ College Station Spirit 2 - The Texas Brahmas routed the College Station Spirit Saturday night scoring 17 goals in the win. Seth Cushing led the way for the Brahmas scoring four goals and handing out two assists. Michael Redmon also had himself a six-point night scoring two goals and dishing out four assists. Tyler Blanchard, Stuart Pearson, and Shane DiTullio all scored two goals as well. Thomas Held made 29 saves in the win recording his 4th win of the season. Blake Elliott and Brenden Fehlig scored the goals for the Spirit.
Skylands Kings 6 @ Oswego Stampede 7 (OT) - Marcos Zarragoitia scored his first goal of the season in Overtime Saturday night lifting his team over the Skylands Kings 7-6. Elijah Morris and Mark Mannarn led the way for the Stampede each recording four-point nights in the win. Ben White made 33 saves earning his third win of the season. Trailing 6-4 heading into the third period, the Skylands Kings scored two unanswered goals to send to the game to overtime. Trevor Christopher was the workhorse for the Kings scoring two goals and an assist. Josh Sears made 32 saves in the loss.
St. Louis Jr. Blues 2 @ Peoria Mustangs 3 (SO) - Trevor Smith was the story for Mustangs Saturday night in their 3-2 win over the St. Louis Jr. Blues in a shootout. Smith was spectacular all night making 46 saves recording his 4th win of the season. Jack Radley and Tristan Trudel led the way for the Mustang each scoring a goal and an assist. Jacob Wiethaupt and Zach Wilson scored the goals for the Blues. Matt Griffin made 26 saves in the loss.
Rochester Grizzlies 5 @ New Ulm Steel 1 - The Rochester Grizzlies got a big win Saturday night defeating the New Ulm Steel 5-1. The Grizzlies got the lead early in the game and never looked back. Much of the credit goes to goaltender Liam Kelly who recorded his 2nd win of season making 27 saves. Richard Szabo led the way for the Grizzlies scoring two goals and dishing out an assist. Vladislv Sorokin also had himself a three-point night. Sam Ayd scored the lone goal for the Steel in the loss.
Breezy Point North Stars 3 @ North Iowa Bulls 9 - It was a wire to wire victory for the Bulls Saturday night in their 9-3 win over the North Stars. The Bulls jumped out to an early lead and only added on the rest of the way. Brendan Studioso and Evan Junker led the way for the Bulls each scoring two goals in the rout. Jimmy McDermott dished out four assists as well. Goaltender Evan Babekuhl made 25 saves recording his 2nd win of the season. Cooper Hoheisel scored two goals in the loss for the North Stars.
Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts 0 @ Wausau RiverWolves 3 - Micah Hershey recorded his first shutout and win of the season Saturday night in the RiverWolves 3-0 win over the Thunderbolts. Tanner Eskro, Mitchel Idalski, and Alex Piotrowski scored the goals for the RiverHawks in the win. Goaltender Noah Brandau made a whopping 75 saves for the Thunderbolts in the loss. The RiverWolves heavily outshot the Thunderbolts 78-25 in the win.
Wisconsin Whalers 0 @ Granite City Lumberjacks 8 - The Lumberjacks were dominant Saturday night in their 8-0 win over the Wisconsin Whalers. Matt Fitzgerald his second win and shutout of the season making 18 saves in the rout. Jake Hessinger led the way for the Lumberjacks scoring his first hat-trick of the season. Justin Paschke dished out four assists in the win as well. Whalers goaltender Kai Tomita made 33 saves in the loss. The Lumberjacks outshot the Whalers 46-18.
Alexandria Blizzard 4 @ Wilmar WarHawks 0 - The Blizzard prevailed Saturday night in their 4-1 win over the Wilmar WarHawks. The Blizzard jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead in the first period and never gave that lead back. It was a total team effort as four different players scored goals in the win. Tanner Frerichs, Caleb Strong, and Zach Curry led the way in the point department all recording a goal and an assist. Jonathan TerWisscha made 31 saves in the win. He recorded his first win of the season. Sam Voss was the lone goal scorer for the WarHawks in the loss.
Butte Cobras 1 @ Helena Bighorns 12 - The Bighorns made easy work of the Cobras Saturday night in their 12-1 win over the Cobras. The Bighorns never trailed in this game scoring four goals in all three periods. Darren Donovan led the way recording his first hat-trick of the season. Luc Cross and Abraham Laggis each had two goals in the win. Goaltender Alexander Rogers didn’t see much action making 16 saves in the win. Donald Dickens scored the lone goal for the Cobras in the loss.
Missoula Junior Bruins 3 @ Great Falls Americans 5 - A three goal first period sparked the win for the Great Falls Americans in their 5-3 victory over the Missoula Junior Bruins Saturday night. It was a back and worth game all night, but the Americans made a couple more plays that earned them the win. Jens Juliussen led the way in the point department dishing out three assists. The Americans had five different goal scorers in the win. Goaltender Drew Scites recorded his seventh win of the season making 39 saves in the victory. Vadim Zubkov was the workhorse for the Bruins handing out two assists in the loss.
Bozeman Icedogs 8 @ Yellowstone Quake 2 - It was a great night for the Bozeman Icedogs Saturday night as they took care of the Yellowstone Quake 8-2. Hazen McKay recorded his 3rd hat-trick of the season while also handing out an assist. Dominic Canic was the playmaker dishing out five assists for the Icedogs in the win. Gage Blatter and Gabe Huntley each had two goals as well. Mickael Levokari made 18 saves in the win. Will Yates and Luke Hartge scored the goals for the Quake in the loss.